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Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens

Closes in 3 min: 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
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Light Nights

This was fabulous!!! I just love Stan Hywet, and I found out I love it even more when the grounds... read more

Reviewed February 6, 2019
Massillon, Ohio
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Stan Hywet is a GEM!

Stan Hywet is an architectural, historical & gardening gem in Akron that should not be missed... read more

Reviewed January 27, 2019
Akron, Ohio
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Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens is open April-December. Located in Akron, Ohio, is the former home of F.A. Seiberling, the co-founder of The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, and his family. Completed in 1915, Stan Hywet is the one of the most important...more
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714 N Portage Path, Akron, OH 44303-1363
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

we had a fantastic time walking through both the hall in the gardens and looking at the different Christmas displays that we're up. The tree lighting ceremony was just a joyful thing like you would see in a Hallmark movie.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Bridget G
Reviewed February 12, 2019

I visited for the Christmas lights at Stan Hywet, which goes all out with Christmas decorations. This is the largest single family home in Ohio and is impressive on it's own. Sometimes they do sell out so get your tickets before hand and minimize the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed February 6, 2019 via mobile

This was fabulous!!! I just love Stan Hywet, and I found out I love it even more when the grounds are lit up! We started with a tour of the house (included in light nights ticket price). My sister hadn't been there in years and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed January 27, 2019

Stan Hywet is an architectural, historical & gardening gem in Akron that should not be missed! Every season the venue offers a different delight for visitors: new floral arrangements in the extensive gardens, 1800’s baseball on the front lawn, yoga on the patio, butterflies in...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed January 15, 2019

My husband and I spent a festive evening in December at Stan Hywet Hall and Gardens. We had a fabulous dinner on the gardens, which included music provided by a small orchestra. After dinner we toured the beautifully decorated mansion. The mansion had many Christmas...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Sheryl M
Reviewed January 15, 2019

A beautiful restored Tudor mansion. At Christmas the house and grounds are stunning. A wonderland of lights. Not to be missed!

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed January 7, 2019 via mobile

We decided to finally go visit after living in the area a few years. We were not at all disappointed, the displays are definitely not to be taken lightly and to see all of the work put into this event makes you appreciate it even...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed January 6, 2019 via mobile

I had the opportunity to tour this local gem with my family this past October. The grounds were absolutely beautiful at the peak of the Fall season and the home is just stunning!! It is like walking back in time as the home is filled...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed January 3, 2019

beautiful gardens, a must see in the spring and summer. They also have some interesting events there/

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank beertourgirl
Reviewed December 31, 2018 via mobile

Head heard of the christmas lights display, so we carne to check it out while out here visiting family. Beautiful stunning displays. Lots of historical information. Definitely need to wear comfortable shoes. The grounds are massive so lots of walking arounds. The tour thru house...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Well, the Courtyard Akron is a definite must if you're looking for class, but if you're looking for something a little less pricey, I would try the DoubleTree in Fairlawn.
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